2D Illustration and Animation Intermediate

The next step in Animation and Illustration!
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Create a custom mouth rig!
Learn to sequence mouth rig elements in Premiere
Create a custom cartoon from a reference image! (turn a friend or yourself into a cartoon!)


  • Access to Photoshop CS5 or above
  • Access to Premiere Pro 8 or above
  • Access to a computer capable of handling video editing work
  • Basic understanding of Sequencing / Multitrack programs is a plus
  • Take my Intro to 2D Illustration and Animation course first! Its free!!


This course goes deeper into the aspects of animation and illustration, utilizing the Pen Tool in Photoshop and character design techniques to replicate a personality from a reference image, as well as how to create mouth rig elements, body movement elements, and then manage and use them in Premiere Pro's audio and video sequencing section!

Who this course is for:

  • Students who have experience using the Pen Tool in Photoshop
  • Students who have previous multitrack video editing experience
  • Video editors who would like to learn to make cartoons

Course content

4 sections8 lectures1h 5m total length
  • Introduction


2D Animator / Illustrator
Zach Smith
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Hey there, I'm Zach. 

I enjoy teaching, drawing, animating, making music, skating, and being creative..   It's my goal to teach everyone I can about 2D illustration and animation, and to have a blast while doing it!  I hope I can impact your life in a positive way and help you realize what you're capable of!